Lavaina Leilokelani Kahele "Baby" Ching, 81, of Aiea, a retired groups sales manager at Princeville at Hanalei, Kauai, and a state Department of Education Kupuna Program employee, died in Pali Momi Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sons Wendall Kahele, and Lesford, Robert and Gregson Ching; daughters Paula Hirai and Alison Ching; hanai daughter Kaylia Iona; brother Lawrence Kahele; sisters Lorraine Arboleda and Janice Low; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation: 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Diamond Head Mortuary. Services: 11 a.m. Graveside services: 12:45 p.m. at Diamond Head Memorial Park. Aloha attire.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased